WATCH ABOVE: It could have been the sequel to ‘Cool Runnings’ or a blessing in disguise. Either way, a stressful turn of events unraveled into a great story and new friendship for the Jamaican Olympic bobsled team when their van broke down in Calgary on the way to a race. Lisa MacGregor reports.
The story about the underdog Jamaican bobsled team who made their debut at the 1988 Olympics in Calgary is one many Canadians remember. It inspired the movie Cool Runnings, which became a fan favourite, especially for Albertans.
The Jamaican bobsled team was back in the city training for …